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CSPAN
Oct 14, 2012 8:30pm EDT
in texas in the 1890s, and he turned it into the most successful small railroad, the texas midland railroad, in the state, and then he did a number of things like going back to new bedford, built a brand new house on the family property, and turned that into a center for radio technology and meteorology, gave it to the united states government during world war ii, and so he was dn he had one of the greatest collection of coins and stamps. he really made a mark for himself. yeah? >> one of the things that strikes me about the guilded age and the wealth is that there were a lot of wealthy people who believed in giving back to society like app drew carnegie. did she donate money to public service? >> she never did it publicly. she would dismiss any suggestion that she had, but then her son said and others had said, that there were -- there were plenty of places she gave to or people she gave to. she never wanted it known. she felt she was hounded for her money, constantly getting letters besieging her. she tried to keep it as quiet as possible, and there's no proof. there's no proof. because o
CNN
Oct 30, 2012 8:00pm PDT
looking for them. we're looking at that. midland beach, one of the areas hit the hardest, and as of several hours ago, still doing rescues from midland beach. curtis high school, just at curtis, they do need food, we're trying to get them an election television to help hook up their generator, because they are in the dark, working off flashlights. picked up food. delivering that to them with about a half an hour, they'll are have some hot food. i'm working the phone, biggest problem? communication. it's one of the reasons i'm in brooklyn right now. the cell phone towers, some of them must have went down, we're having trouble getting people on cell phones and the home foam is not on without power. and we're having big communication issues. >> thank you for taking the time. and i know that experience going out to breezy point, cell phone in and out and intermittent and what you can imagine, the life on city streets when no power, impossible for traffic to move, and traffic becomes snarled and making difficult for emergency responders to get to neighborhoods in dire need. >>
CNN
Oct 30, 2012 4:00pm PDT
somewhere and their family is still looking for them, so we're looking at that. midland beach is one of the areas that got hit hardest and as of several hours ago, still doing rescues from midland beach. curtis high school, i was just at curtis, they do need some food. we're trying to get them an electrician to help hook up their generator, because they're in the dark, working off flashlights. so i just picked up some food, i'm going to be delivering that. within a half hour, they'll have some hot food. but i'm working the phones. the problem -- biggest problem i'm having is communications. the -- it's one of the reasons i'm in brooklyn right now. the cell phone towers, some of them must have gone down, because we're having trouble getting anyone on their cell phone. and obviously the home phones without power are not on. so it's a big communications issue and that's why we've been having some trouble getting an electrician to hook up their generator. >> all right. thank you very much for taking the time. and we experienced that today going out to breezy point where deb feyerick was,
CSPAN
Oct 21, 2012 11:30am EDT
midland railroad, in the state. then he did a number about things. he went back to new bedford to build a brand new house on the family property and turned it into a center for radio technology and meteorology. gave it to the united states government during world war ii. and, so he was, he had the, is one of the greatest collection of coins and stamps. so he really made a mark to himself. yeah? >> [inaudible]. one of the things that strikes me about the guilded age and the wealth were a lot of wealthy people who believed in give back to society, particularly someone like andrew carnegie. did she donate any of her money to public service >> she never did it publicly and dismissed that she had. her son shade there were plenty of people she gave to. she never wanted it known. she was hounded for her money. she was constantly getting letters beseeching her for money. yeah, so she tried to keep it as quiet as possible. there is no proof, there is no proof. because other people said it at the time, she had a very close friend whose name is ann leery who lived in the neighborhood her who was a
FOX Business
Oct 4, 2012 9:20am EDT
. the trey mine midland england background. let's say the price of crude is $89 a barrel. that is the. stocks up and oil up. that is interesting. ronny won. here's my take. here is my cake. ronny won. he won on debating style and demeanor and even won on looking presidential. here is my take on another aspect of his victory. he won the policy debate for the future of the country. that is the most important item of all. romney forced president obama to face his dismal record on the economy and expose the failed leftist policies that put our prosperity at risk. endlessly the president returned to his tax the rich seem. the grim reality of the last four years is a result of his all government all the time administration. he lost the policy debate. better yet more than that romney won it. after the first half-hour it was obvious where he wants our economy to go and how to get there. he clearly laid out the case for tax reform. he told america in straightforward terms how tax reform let's as grow and create jobs. he beat back the canard about raising taxes on the middle class and went on to win th
CNBC
Oct 19, 2012 4:00am EDT
with cross border m&a, archer daniels midland has confirmed it bought a 10% stake in grain corp. adm says it's also seeking talks on a takeover that will give america'sing a gra business a stronger supply base to asia. they have until next tuesday to study the proposal. and china's direct foreign investment slipped again in september. extending the longest run of declines. and for the first nine months of the year, fde strank to roughly $83.5 billion. there were positive bits of news. china remains on course to meet its targets. outbound rose almost 29% year on year. joining us now for more is managing director and head of research at reorient financial markets. is it around the positive today as it was in the past is th. >> not by any means. k45 china is becoming a normal large economy. when there is m akdnd&a cross b across into united states and japan, they're asking themselves was there a good investment to make by softbank in sprint nextel and i think in china, the same thing is happening. our company is very much involved in these foreign invegsmentes in china and many of these foreign
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 7:30am EDT
government, and during the boom years, for instance, in the west midlands there were no net new private sector jobs. he's dealing with the big issues. what a pity that all he can do is stand up and try and read out a quote. >> ed milliband. >> mr. speaker, he says the report is on the right track, goodness knows what he would have said if it was on the wrong track. business has no confidence in him, and deregulation -- his chosen approach -- is not the answer. now, let me turn to a specific area of the report, recommendation 61 which i'm sure he's familiar with. [laughter] he says, and i quote: the government needs to set out a definitive and unambiguous energy policy. [laughter] this is, obviously, mr. speaker, an appropriate day to be considering this recommendation on energy after the last 20 -- it's good to see the business secretary down the bench, by the way. i'm sorry that growth committee that he's on is so unmemorable that he can't remember it. this is an appropriate day to be considering this recommendation. so his energy -- i'm rather enjoying this, mr. speaker. his energy se
CSPAN
Oct 24, 2012 1:00pm EDT
nancy in midland, texas, supporting romney. you are on the air. caller: thank you so much. i have enjoyed listening to all of these debates, but i do want to say to the person that was talking about are questions not being answered, we have to remember that they have to respond to the questions that are put to them. we would like to put questions to them, but we do not get to do that. secondly, i want to say that i fully believe that romney has stated numerous times on what he plans to do. everyone keeps saying he is not saying what he wants to do, but he has. i believe that he has. third, i want to say that i fully believe that we are still one nation under god, indivisible, and i believe that as christians we need to get out there and vote if we do not want the changes that are coming up on america. host: nancy from midland, taxes. another look at twitter. democratic line supporting obama, denise in florida. hello. caller: and calling in in response to third-party voters. i listened to the debate and one thing that really caught my attention was the candidate who mention free ed
CSPAN
Oct 8, 2012 8:00pm EDT
as a school principal 30 years in midland pennsylvania. so i know the area. the autoworkers are very proud. i have relatives who retired after 30 years from the autoworkers. so i have steel workers as well in my family and labor. my father drove a semi for the steel mills 28 years in midland, pennsylvania. president obama has worked very hard getting the student loan rates down. representative levin said the republicans cut down talks completely on jobs and wanting to cut the education credit. the president signed the "dream act," and hundreds of thousands of students are able to get their education. i am educated. i put my son through law school. it is his birthday today on columbus day, october 8. we moved to california when i was 8 years old. my mother remarried and my stepfather was a marine at camp pendleton and coronado. host: thank you for the call. guest: everything she said, i disagree with. she did talk about lowering the cost of education for kids getting into college. that is significant. she also talked about the blue part of the state that has really struggled. over the last 30
CNBC
Oct 22, 2012 6:00am EDT
. >> newer a no win situation. >> i'm losing. and the's only 6:03. >> how about archer daniels midland is bidding for grain corp. >> according to who? >> not deal book. i'm not going to attribute this to anyone. i just know this one. according to me. the deal comes at the time of consolidation in the global grain sector. you know, australia is considered a coveted market due to its stable policy are a fweem and its good licks to asia. and then nissan is recalling certainly models for 2012 and 2013 altima. have you ever gotten an altima with the ron day rental? >> no. >> when you drive to pilates or something? >> i drove a gmc aurora or something. >> why? >> i went to sesame place yesterday. >> and you rented a zip car to do that? >> no, national alamo. >> you know what, i'm glad you went because we're going to shut that whole place down. sesame, done, finished. didn't see it coming. >> henry loved it. max was a little scared of big bird, thenhenry loved it. it was something. >> no kidding. >> one heck of a sunday. >> that's so funny you have to rent a car to -- >> it's a block away, so
CSPAN
Oct 28, 2012 12:00pm EDT
daniels midland and that was made into a movie with matt damon in 2009. he wrote conspiracy of fools, that dealt with the enron scandal land issues that broth and run down. he was a writer and didn't -- investigative reporter for the new york times and later with the business magazine portfolio. he is a renaissance man when it comes to subject matter, he has done investigative reporting on such diverse topics as the clinton pardons, the wall street scandal, child pornography and exploitation on the internet. today we talk about his new book "500 days," which is a book that essentially begins at or about 911 and concludes as we commence the war in iraq. please welcome kurt eichenwald. >> thank you. >> the first question is why this book, particularly given the amount of time that has intervened between the commencement and the iraq war and numerous books that have dealt with it? >> the biggest reason is i have never been one to believe that you get the right history from newspapers or magazines or even the first takes. the top book on the bestseller list is about abe lincoln and he ha
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